Mumbai : Industrialist Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio on Thursday announced to extend the freebies including free voice call, and data services till March 31, 2017 through “Jio Happy New Year” offer, a move seen to rapidly double the Jio subscribers to over 100 million from 52 million now.
“I want to announce today… that starting 4th of December, 2016, every new Jio user will get… Jio’s Data, Voice, Video and the full bouquet of Jio applications and content, absolutely free, till 31st March 2017. We are calling this the “JIO HAPPY NEW YEAR OFFER,” said Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani.
Jio has become the fastest growing technology company, not only in India, but in the history of the world, he claimed. “In the first 3 months since its birth, Jio has grown faster than Facebook, WhatsApp or Skype. In 83 days, Jio has crossed 50 million customers on its 4G LTE ALL-IP wireless broadband network!” said Mr. Ambani adding that on average, a Jio customer is using 25 times more data than the average Indian broadband user.